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  • Unsalted US peanuts score highly with UK school children

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Research, co-commissioned by the American Peanut Council, and carried out across secondary schools in the UK has revealed that unsalted peanuts are extremely popular amongst teenagers. After taste trials, a staggering 95% of pupils confirmed they would buy ‘healthy’...

  • In Brief…

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    According to reports, Cadbury Schweppes is to initiate a £200m cost-cutting strategy aimed at lifting profit margins with the relocation of its central London offices. Danone Waters (UK & Ireland) is reportedly planning to spend £20m on marketing campaigns...

  • Selecta launches new website – www.selecta.co.uk

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    A broader range of information and more userfriendly aspects are just some of the features of a new, improved website which has been launched by leading UK vending services provider Selecta.The website, which has recently gone ‘live’, has been...

  • Gold Blend’s rush to the Gold Coast

    Gold Blend’s rush to the Gold Coast

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    A picture of paradise, long sandy beaches, lapping waves and the endless sunshine of the Gold Coast, could become a reality for one lucky consumer, courtesy of Nestlé FoodServices.Exclusive to the vending market, purchasers of a cup of NESCAFÉ...

  • Abbeychart expansion facilitates growth

    Abbeychart expansion facilitates growth

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    As a result of continued business success, Abbeychart, distributor of parts and consumables to the vending, water-cooling and beverage sectors, has expanded to incorporate an additional 5,500ft_ purpose-built premises. Located just 200 metres from its existing residence at Stanford...

  • It’s Game On!

    It’s Game On!

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Win tickets to Britain’s Favourite Events with NESCAFÉ the Nation’s Favourite Coffee. An inspiring initiative for the vending sector has been unveiled by Nestlé FoodServices.Created to drive sales of the nation’s favourite coffee through the vending park using the...

  • Yorkshire Water Services is joining EPDWA

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    Yorkshire Water Services, part of the Yorkshire Water Utility, is joining the EPDWA (European Point of Use Drinking Water Association), a further sign of its growing influence in shaping the POU Water Cooler Industry. The EPDWA has more than...

  • FFI the coffee people unveil new FAIR INSTANT and In Cup Plus partnership

    FFI the coffee people unveil new FAIR INSTANT and In Cup Plus partnership

    By Vending International on July 1, 2007

    FFI the coffee people, unveiled their latest project at the Caffé Culture exhibition in May. They believe this exclusive partnership with In Cup Plus will further the FAIR INSTANT proposition.Caffé Culture was the perfect opportunity to unveil groundbreaking new...